Juanita Roaden

Sunday May 16, 2021

Juanita Roaden, age 91, peacefully went to heaven on Sunday, May 16th 2021.  She was born on January 25, 1930 to Bess and Howard Combs in Harrodsburg, KY.

She is preceded in death by her loving husband, William F. Roaden Jr. of 64 years of marriage; and her beloved children, Ella Chadwell and Terry Roaden.

She left behind her loving daughter and son, Patricia (Manuel) Fuentes and Michael C. Roaden; son, Ed Roaden; dearest Grandchildren: Michael, Alicia (Doug), Patrick (Betsy), Kathy (Tommy), Samantha, and Jeff; and treasured Great Grandchildren: Skylar, Trace, Marris, Emme, Payton, Carson, Oscar, Leo, Dominic, Benjamin and Chadwell.

Juanita retired from Highland Dentistry as a dental assistant after 30 years.  She also continued her education at Purdue Calumet as an LPN and worked in Sauk Village.

She was a dedicated Christian of the Southern Baptist faith throughout her adult life.  She and her husband were among the oldest members of First Baptist Church of Griffith (now HopeSpring Church).

Juanita was an avid Cubs fan, and her greatest joy in life was her family.  What she enjoyed most were all of the family get togethers and parties.  She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and will be missed and never forgotten by her family.

Family and friends are invited to visit from 3 – 7 PM on Thursday, May 27 at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel, 7535 Taft Street, Merrillville, IN.  Funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, May 28 Directly at Hope Springs Church, 324 N Colfax St, Griffith, IN.  Interment Calumet Park Cemetery. Masks and social distancing required for all services.


Thursday May 27, 2021
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128


Friday May 28, 2021
10:00 AM
HopeSpring Church

324 N. Colfax St. Griffith IN. 46319